Fun Facts About Truck Driving in the U.S.
Truck drivers are the backbone of commerce in the U.S. Trucking moves 71% of all freight in the U.S. and provides nearly 6% of all full-time jobs in the country. Here are a few surprising facts about the U.S. trucking industry: (more…)Read more
How to Effectively Protect Your Cargo and Avoid Theft
Cargo theft is a major concern in the trucking industry. Transportation companies need to protect their drivers, their customers’ cargo, and their financial assets. For drivers, staying safe while also looking after cargo on the road takes special care. (more…)Read more
Stay Cool While Driving This Summer
Summer is upon us, and the weather is heating up wherever your commercial driving job takes you. No matter what time of year, it’s always important to stay healthy and safe behind the wheel. This is especially true during summer with warmer weather and more travelers on the roads. (more…)Read more
6 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Truck Tires in Prime Condition
As a truck driver or fleet manager, it’s important to make sure your tires are always in good condition. Good maintenance helps prevent flats and blowouts on the road, which present major safety hazards. It can also affect fuel economy and increase the lifespan of other truck systems like the brakes and suspension system. (more…)Read more
How To Safely Share The Highway With Semis
Your trip starts out great. You’re on the road. You’re free. You’re…surrounded by semi-trucks.
It takes a certain set of smarts and etiquette to navigate big bunches of big rigs. Here is some of what you need to know.